DETROIT: North Terminal at Metro Airport has been evacuated Suspicious device found in x-ray machineSubmitted by dexterszyd on Mon, 04/01/2013 - 07:38
Also heard just now two children are stranded on a plane where the flight attendant escort bailed on them...(verifying)
DETROIT, Mich. -
The north terminal has been evacuated after a suspicious device was found in the x-ray machine around 6:15 a.m. Hundreds of passengers have been evacuated. Fire trucks, ambulances and police cars are on the scene. It isn't known what the item is but the bomb squad has been called in.
The check in areas and gates near that security check point have been evacuated. Also traffic has been rerouted. Anyone headed to the airport should avoid the north terminal. News stands and restuarants have also been closed. Police have roads blocked off.
If anyone has a flight leaving, they should call ahead and check in with their airlines to see when their flight will depart.